Lost City Arts

New York, NY

About Lost City Arts

Established in 1982 by owner James Elkind, Lost City Arts is recognized as a leading source of 20th century design and fine arts. The gallery specializes in collections of post-war American craft furniture with an emphasis on works by Harry Bertoia.

Lost City Arts

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Louis Sullivan
Antique 1890-1899 United States Art Nouveau Architectural Elements
During their partnership, Dankmar Adler and Louis H. Sullivan created some of the ground breaking and influential buildings of the late nineteenth and early twentieth century. Howeve...
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Vintage 1960-1969 Italy Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps
Brass
A very appealing accent lamp that could be used in a variety of settings.
Vintage 1920-1929 Figurative Sculptures
Marble
A lovely modern sculpture by 20th century Italian artist Oriani.
Silas Seandel
Vintage 1960-1969 United States Mid-Century Modern Coffee and Cocktail T...
Glass, Steel
A great example of the period, Seandel's work always has the details that make his pieces distinctive.
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Vintage 1970-1979 Switzerland Chandeliers and Pendants
Aluminum
These pendants are come from a Zurich fashion boutique, circa 1970s. The light source sits within the visor and the light is reflected onto the shade above and the ceiling. The light...
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Vintage 1920-1929 United States Neoclassical Chandeliers and Pendants
Bronze
A fabulous period light fixture from an important New York City building. There are six available. The measurement indicated for the height can be increased significantly if necessar...
Paolo De Poli
Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Mid-Century Modern Architectural Elements
Copper
Paolo de Paol was an artisan as well and entrepreneur and designer. His enamel door pulls were so popular they were being commissioned in large quantity from many of the renown archi...
Robert Sonneman
Vintage 1960-1969 United States Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps
Chrome, Iron
Iconic in appearance and functional in their design.
Bo Kristiansen
Vintage 1980-1989 Denmark Abstract Sculptures
Ceramic
Letters and characters are the continuous decoration on Kristiansen's stoneware works. Scripture is incised or in relief and in the early works fragments of poems and songs.
Illum Wikkelsø
2010- United States Scandinavian Modern Lounge Chairs
Aluminum, Fabric
A rare example of Illum Wikkelsø's work reproduced by Lost City Arts. The form is consistent with his other plush and luxurious furniture accented by the untypical sleek aluminum leg...
Hans Eichenberger
Vintage 1970-1979 Switzerland Mid-Century Modern Side Tables
Chrome, Laminate
An iconic design by Swiss architect Hans Eichenberger.
Arne Jones
Vintage 1950-1959 Sweden Scandinavian Modern Fountains
From 1935 to 1944 Arne Jones worked in a stonemasonry. From 1941 to 1947 he studied sculpture in Sweden. He then studied in France (1947) and in Italy and England (1948). He particip...

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